The Foreigners by Maxine Swann

Chatelaine editor's pick: This sensual summer read tells of new friendship and experiences of three very different women in Buenos Aires

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Recently divorced, Daisy leaves the U.S. for Buenos Aires, where she befriends two opposites: Isolde, a lonely, desperate Austrian, and Leonarda, a careless, free-spirited Argentinian. Together, the unlikely trio search for both passion and purpose. An ideal summer read for the restless soul.

The Foreigners, by Maxine Swann, $30.

— L.K.G.